When it comes to interior decorating, you need to devote as much time as you can to your choice of UK designer lighting as this will really help to make your house a home. Here are a few hints and tips to help get you started on the right foot.
You should factor your lighting into your design at the very beginning since you may need to have the electrics rewired in your house to achieve the look you want. Give yourself a month or two at least before you even start doing work to decide what you want and where you want it.
Talk to a lighting expert
Don’t just go it alone, unless you’ve undertaken this kind of project before. Talking to an expert lighting design company would be wise, as they’ll be able to let you know what will work and what won’t.
Create a lighting plan
Go around your house and ask yourself what you use the different rooms for, as this will inform the kind of lighting you’ll need. You can also use lighting to link different rooms in the house together, to create a more homely feel.
Research the different types of lighting
Do some reading into ambient lighting, accent lighting, natural light and task lighting so you can find out more about different types can really enhance your various living spaces.
Think about the architecture
Layered lighting is a brilliant way to achieve your dream home and if you’re blessed with lots of interesting architectural points make sure you use your lighting system to draw attention to these easily.